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Lansing Symphony: Chamber 4 - Strings Spectacular
Lansing Symphony Orchestra
Join us for an eight-piece string extravaganza! Featuring members of ArtNova Project, the LSO Chamber Series is delighted to present "Strings Spectacular." Enjoy an afternoon of music written for one of the largest ensembles in chamber music: the string octet. Program: Spohr - Doppelquartett No. 4, Op. 136 Shostakovich - Two Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11 Bruch - String Octet in B-flat major, Op. Posth. General Admission $20 Student $10
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Molly Grove Chapel, First Presbyterian Church
510 W. Ottawa St., Lansing

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Lansing Symphony Orchestra
Written at the end of his life, Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6, Pathetique, is among the most personal statements in the symphonic repertoire. This autobiographical work is a reflection on a life full of personal struggle and connects with the listener on an intimate level. Hailed as a "superb young soloist" by the New York Times, Nicholas Canellakis will bring Schumann's Cello Concerto to life. Theofanidis' Visions and Miracles, opens this concert with its joyous and uplifting spirit. Guest Soloist: Nicholas Canellakis, cello. Program: Theofanidis - Visions and Miracles; Schumann - Cello Concerto; Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6, "Pathetique." Pricing: $20-55, student pricing available
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Saturday, 3/30/2019
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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Wharton Center for Performing Arts
750 E. Shaw Lane, East Lansing

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Lansing Symphony Orchestra
FREE EVENT Why would a group of woodwind instruments invite a French Horn player to join their group? Come see why the wind quintet is such a popular blend of instruments with Durant Street Winds. Featuring instrument demonstrations and new and familiar tunes to delight and educate people of any age. Durant Street Winds: Tess Miller, flute Gretchen Morse, oboe Tasha Warren-Yehuda, clarinet William Wheeler, bassoon Stephen Foster, Horn
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Sunday, 4/7/2019
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
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CADL - Downtown Lansing Branch
401 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing

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ALL YOU CAN EAT CHICKEN DINNER served family style. This delicious dinner will be served family style. The dinner includes roasted chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, biscuits, green beans, cole slaw, homemade pies, coffee, tea, and milk. The cost for adults is $10, children 5-11 $5, children 4 and under are free. All proceeds will go to various local charities. Carry out is also available. Don't miss this wonderful charitable event !!!
DATE:
Saturday, 4/13/2019
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Okemos Masonic Center
2175 Hamilton Road, Okemos, MI

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517-333-0700
Experience the magic of Harry Potter with selections from the iconic John Williams score performed by a live orchestra. Come dressed as your favorite witch or wizard, arrive early to enjoy pre-concert activities for the entire family, show us your favorite magic trick, and together let's bring the world of Harry Potter to life! Program will include popular selections from: The Sorcerer's Stone, Chamber of Secrets, Prisoner of Azkaban, Goblet of Fire, Order of the Phoenix, Half-Blood Prince, Deathly Hallows, and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Pricing: $20, $42, $55, Student pricing available (balcony only)
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Saturday, 4/13/2019
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
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Wharton Center for Performing Arts
750 E. Shaw Lane, East Lansing

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Join Susan G. Komen Michigan for our 1st Annual Mid-Michigan MORE THAN PINK Walkâ„¢ and share your determination to support the survivors and those living with metastatic breast cancer in our community and beyond. This new event replaces the Race for the Cure events previously held and is a 1 mile community walk. Registration is $20 for Adults 18 and up and FREE for Youth 17 and under (everyone must be registered).
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Sunday, 4/28/2019
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Cooley Law School Stadium
505 E. Michigan Ave , Lansing

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The Will Goodale Memorial Foundation
Entry Fee: Postmarked by 7/26 - $25; Race Day - $30 (no shirt guarantee) Special family pricing available - Register 3 or more people at the same time and save $5 per participant (Mail the forms in together). Kids 18 and under run/walk for only $20 Registration: Make check payable and mail to: Will Goodale Memorial Foundation, PO BOX 604 Haslett MI, 48864 or visit https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Okemos/WillsRun Packet Pickup: Saturday August 3rd at Playmakers from 2 - 6 pm; Race day starting at 8:30 am. Proceeds: Proceeds from all foundation events, donations, and sponsorship's will be invested in full and used to provide scholarships for students entering a police academy. The purpose of this foundation is to remember and carry-on Will's name & spirit and to help those who share his life-long dreams and goals of pursuing law enforcement.
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Sunday, 8/4/2019
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Meridian Township - Central Park Pavilion
5151 Marsh Road, Okemos

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